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Whispering Pines BBQ


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American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

This is locally owned barbecue restaurant that makes their hand pulled and chopped barbecue on site. It also has home made slaw and hush puppies. It’s been a home town favorite for many, many years.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sandraaB5785TP
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

The barbecue is good, the price is right, and the service is good. But beware they only have vinegar-based sauce, not any sweet sauce

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Marilyn C
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

I have been eating bbq here for over 40 years and I've never been disappointed.It's just an old fashioned bbq restaurant with good food. They have the best vinegar based suace and red slaw I've ever tasted and I have eaten bbq in numerous places...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Len10h
Reviewed August 4, 2017

Very nice, small and friendly local restaurant to eat at. Only accepts cash, so be sure to have some on you. I had the smoked turkey salad and it was delicious. It had hush puppies all the around the huge plate that it was on.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Lisa T
Reviewed July 12, 2017

On the advice of locals and from these reviews visited this BBQ place today. Not sure why the slaw is red perhaps this is a N.C. thing like the vinegar BBQ sauce, an acquired taste?? We both found it rather different. But the chopped pork...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank floridagal970
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

I've been eating at this place for 15 years ever since I started coming here with my husband to visit his family. It is very small and is a very small menu but if you love good North Carolina barbecue, wood smoked then this is...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank feminist
Reviewed February 15, 2017

We decided to stop for lunch today after driving by many times and was pleasantly surprised! The chopped barbecue platter was what we had come to expect from nc pit cooked barbecue. Portions were large and our waitress was pleasant and attentive.Hush puppies were good....More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank cherie51
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Not a bad place, but I was kind of disapointed! I may have just hit on a bad day, but my food was way to salty! Might have just been a slip on that day, but been shy to go back because of!

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank gckhd55
Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

BBQ had no flavor and the pulled BBQ had the consistency of mushy baby food. Even the fries had no flavor or seasoning. And the roll that comes with the meal, is just a hamburger bun. Very disappointing.

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Dnpball
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Whispering Pines BBQ is a great classic BBQ restaurant that's been in Albemarle for as long as I can remember. The BBQ is excellent!!!! They have a "recipe" that they've used for decades, and it's stayed the same. High quality meat, excellent slaw, tasty fries...More

Date of visit: December 2016
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